Briefly: Netflix Won Go Unmetered Again, Cosplay Good For YouLifehacker Australia
Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including Netflix's change of heart on offering unmetered access and the benefits of cosplay. One of the more appealing aspects of Netflix's Australian offering is that it doesn't count against your ...
Cosplay Is A Force For Good Says Australian ResearchKotaku Australia
How can you hate on cosplay? It fun, interesting and for those that partake in the painstaking effort of designing and creating costumes it's an extremely rewarding hobby. Well, it looks like one Australian researcher has proved it: cosplay is a ...
So you want to cosplay as DaredevilLazygamer
And it's actually dead easy, so have no fear! One of the best new Marvel heroes this year is dead easy to get right. But to do even a simple costume with all the right details justice? Well you'll be a man without fear soon enough! First up, the ...
Elsa and Olaf: climate change ambassadorsBaltimore Sun
My favorite store, Bed, Bath and Beyond, even sells toothbrushes bearing the likeness of Olaf, the movie lovable and lopsided snowman. Last year alone there were 1.2 million Google searches for Elsa, Olaf and other "Frozen"-themed Halloween costumes.
Cosplay, Comics, and Community: The Faces of Anime Boston 2015BDCwire
Anime Boston took place this past weekend at the Hynes Convention Center. The event, now in its 12th year, gathers cosplayers, animators, and other industry professionals for three days of networking, gaming, and meeting likeminded anime fanatics. Did ...
Entrepreneurs cash in on the rising popularity of St. Patrick DayThe Globe and Mail
Though it doesn't promote the rampant consumerism of Christmas or feature the expensive costume parties of Halloween, St. Patrick's Day nonetheless provides Canadian small business owners the opportunity to boost sales by tailoring their products for ...
Miss Indonesia 20kg costume wins at Miss UniverseAsiaOne
Central Java's Borobudur Temple made history at the Miss Universe pageant 2015. Miss Indonesia Elvira Devinamira won the best national costume for her take on the UNESCO World Heritage site. The 20kg costume she wore also bore the style of ...
Deadly Halloween Across the NationNYT > Halloween - Nov 2, 2014
At least 15 people were killed and nine others injured in accidents and a fire connected to the festivities from California to New York.
3 Girls Killed in Hit-and-Run While Trick-or-Treating in Santa AnaNYT > Halloween - Nov 1, 2014
The girls, two of whom were twin sisters, were in a marked crosswalk when they were struck by a sport utility vehicle Friday evening, the authorities said.
Halloween Creeps In Where Local Tradition Ruled the Living and Dead NYT > Halloween - Oct 31, 2014
As Mexicans prepare for the annual observance commemorating departed ancestors, they are also debating the influence of Halloween on the holiday.